Valdivia

[ bahl-dee-vyah ]
/ bɑlˈdi vyɑ /

noun

a seaport in S Chile.

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British Dictionary definitions for Valdivia (1 of 2)

Valdivia1
/ (Spanish balˈdiβja) /

noun

a port in S Chile, on the Valdivia River about 19 km (12 miles) from the Pacific: developed chiefly by German settlers in the 1850s; university (1954). Pop: 136 000 (2005 est)

British Dictionary definitions for Valdivia (2 of 2)

Valdivia2
/ (Spanish balˈdiβja) /

noun

Pedro de (ˈpeðro de). ?1500–54, Spanish soldier; conqueror of Chile
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